Short Stories - all written as "Mary Ann Koontz"
A blind date on Halloween . . . what could possibly go wrong?
"An Eerie Bump in the Road" by Mary Ann Koontz
One of 16 short stories by Hoosier authors in TRICK OR TREATS: TALES OF ALL HALLOW'S EVE
A Speed City Crime Writers Anthology
In this eighth anthology from the Speed City (Indiana) chapter
of the international crime writing association Sisters in Crime,
sixteen authors examine the American celebration of Halloween.
Crumbling mansions and ancient cemeteries. Haunted houses
and med school dissection rooms. All are terrible places to visit on the spookiest night of the year. So, of course the authors of Speed City Sisters in Crime go there—and you can go with them! From Halloween parties to autumn festivals to trick-or-treaters, Indiana is the home of ghosts, apparitions, and in-the-flesh evil ones, in this time and yesteryear. Some authors lead you on with mischievous intent, some ply you with fright, others bring you straight up murder and mayhem, but all have produced stories you’ll regard as real treats for fans of the mystery genre. Sixteen tales for All Hallows’ Eve, when the veil between the
afterlife and this life thins, and the night fills with wonder and
https://www.amazon.com/dp/9780996309271To be released late summer of 2021
Thank you to Country Magazine for publishing my story,
"Tied in a Bow," in their December/January 2020-21 issue!
What a great priviledge to be published in this Indiana Crime Writer's Anthology!
My short story, "A Nativity to Remember," was timely
for the Christmas issue of Country Magazine 2019-2020.